|Second Variety - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of Second Variety, by Philip K. Dick. Read by Phil Chenevert First published in Space Science Fiction May 1953. "The claws were bad enough in the first place—nasty, crawling little death-robots. But when they began to imitate their creators, it was time for the human race to make peace—if it could!" When future war becomes so horrific that humans turn to machines and computers to design ways to kill each other strange things may happen...
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|All We Marsmen - Philip K. Dick|
Science Fiction serial novel published in the August, October and December 1963 issues of Worlds of Tomorrow magazine.
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|The Crystal Crypt & Beyond the Door - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of The Crystal Crypt & Beyond The Door, by PHILIP K. DICK Read by Phil Chenevert Two early science fiction stories by the wonderful craftsman, Philip K. Dick. In the Crystal Crypt, taken from the 1954 Planet Stories, the war between Mars and Terra is about to erupt and earth has only merchants and salesmen to fight; can they carry out their mission? Beyond the Door is a story that asks and answers the question: what lives beyond the door? And is it dangerous? (Summary by Phil ...
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|Second Variety - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of Second Variety, by Philip K. Dick. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). Early victories by the USSR in a global nuclear war cause the United Nations government to retreat to the moon leaving behind troops and fierce autonomous robots called “Claws”, which reproduce and redesign themselves in unmanned subterranean factories. After six bloody years of conflict the Soviets call for an urgent conference and UN Major Joseph Hendricks sets out to meet them...
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|Mr. Spaceship - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of MR. SPACESHIP, by PHILIP K. DICK Read by Phil Chenevert The war with the Yucks from Proxima Centauri was claimed to be a stalemate but they were really winning. The mine belts they laid seemed to propagate themselves and were slowly strangling Terran planets. How did they do that? What was their secret? The answer was baffling and the best human minds could only conclude that their ships and mines were somehow alive...
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|Second Variety - Philip K Dick|
The machines, they just might be out to get you...
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|Beyond Lies the Wub & The Skull - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of Beyond the Wub & The Skull, by Philip K. Dick Read by Phil Chenevert Two stories in the inimitable Philip Dick style. What is a Wub? A 400 pound slovenly, fat, ungainly, drooling animal that looks like a cross between a walrus and an enormous hog? Well, yes that is pretty much what he looks like and for 50 cents, a good bargain no matter how he tastes. The hungry spaceship crew expect to find out...
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|Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep - Philip K. Dick|
Rick Deckard is a bounty hunter assigned to "retire" rogue androids masquerading as humans, but discovers there may be nothing that really separates the android from the human, for the one distinction, empathy, is revealed to be its own virtual reality in a post-acopolyptic world where trying to feel for any living thing becomes a highly prized commodity.
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|The Variable Man - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of The Variable Man, by Philip K. Dick. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). Predictability has come a long way. The computers of the future can tell you if you’re going to win a war before you fire a shot. Unfortunately they’re predicting perpetual standoff between the Terran and Centaurian Empires. What they need is something unpredictable, what they get is Thomas Cole, a man from the past accidently dragged forward in time...
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|The Eyes Have It & Tony and the Beetles - Philip K. Dick|
LibriVox recording of The Eyes Have It & Tony and the Beetles, by Philip K. Dick Read by Phil Chenevert Aliens have invaded the earth! Horrible one celled creatures disguised as normal human beings ! Well, at least that is what it seems to the author. Yes, The Eyes Have It is a whimsical story, making gentle fun of certain writing styles, but only a topflight science-fictionist like Philip Dick , we thought, could have written this story, in just this way...
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|The Defenders - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_K._Dick|
LibriVox recording of THE DEFENDERS, by Philip K. Dick. Read by Phil Chenevert. The terrible destruction of total nuclear war between the Western and Eastern Blocks has succeeded in sterilizing the surface of the earth. No living creature can now exist there and all humans on both sides, have fled to the hives built miles below the surface where they constantly work to produce the war materials necessary to carry on the battle...
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